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Zarza

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Bondgenotenlaan 92, Leuven, Belgium
+32 16 20 50 05
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Leuven, Belgium
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

When you are younger than 30, you can come during the week and take a cheaper so called young foodie menu, which is a 3 course menu with wine and water included. Don't hesitate, it will be a great experience! Superb food, an elegant atmosphere,..

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Voghera, Italy
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83 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

I found good and fresh fish cooked with fantasy, maybe the bill expensive,but the quality very high.

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

I went there for lunch as my husband was traveling for work. It is exactly what I needed. Excellent presentation, service and ambiance. I walked in as they opened but reservations are recommended. I wish I could give it 6 stars.

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Thank Alicia G
Leuven, Belgium
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207 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Light, modern kitchen, at modest prices. Great if you like veggies. Interesting wines, also by the glass. Apart from the set menus and the à la carte, there is also a prix-fixe lunch which is always quite attractive.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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178 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Zarza is just outside the centre, where the old part is laced with opportunities to eat and drink, but where the quality and serenity of this place is missing. Zarza is worth every step of the 15' walk away from the delightful city centre. The cooking is perfect, from the amuses (including a brilliant mousse of eel with caviar in... More 

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Nieuwerbrug, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

I am almost hesitant to share this review, as the whole experience was so wonderful....the serenity of the place, the warm welcome, but most of all the amazing food! We tried the Zita tasting menu ( 5 courses) and were blown away. Especially the delicate balance of flavors ( sweet even in the starter, but craftfully balanced with bitter) and... More 

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Thank Marc v
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

Having made reservations early in the week, specificly requesting to be seated on the terrace, we were told upon arrival that there was no more space outside because "everyone had asked to sit outside". No airconditioning inside and a wobbly table made for a rather uncomfortable first hour of our visit. On our 2 previous visits the food and service... More 

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Vilvoorde, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

I think we have now found our place to be (eat) in Leuven. The tapas as well as the traditional dishes were delicious. We will certainly go back.

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Scherpenheuvel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Service perfect- very special menu with paired wine- delicieus ! also the was very fresh. certainly we are going back was 3 time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Had my birthday dinner here and we all (n=4) enjoyed the great food. Huge variety in exquisite tastes and some nice wines too. Very friendly service and accomodating to change an order really last minute due to food allergy. Just had a great time. Thanks.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$37 - $148
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European, International, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bondgenotenlaan 92, Leuven, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 20 50 05

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?